Comedy, "edinburgh" within 10 miles of EH15 2NP

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The largest arts festival in the world and the greatest show on earth. Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and…

Various venues, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sat 2 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sun 3 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Edinburgh Comedy Allstars

Underbelly Productions Underbelly presents four of the biggest and brightest comedians all in one huge show, staged in the majestic McEwan Hall. A one-stop shop for your comedy fix in the beating heart of the festival! Last year's acts included Al Murray, Milton Jones, David O'Doherty, Alan Davies, Andrew Maxwell…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

McEwan Hall

£10.50 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

McEwan Hall

£16 (£15) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

McEwan Hall

£16 (£15) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 23 Aug

Jester Jesters: Edinburgh Showcase

Showcasing four years of comedy talent new and old, London's Jester Jesters is making its Edinburgh Fringe debut! Come join Jonathan Hearn and Chris Timoney hosting a mixed bill of Fringe comics that have included David Mills, Holly Walsh, Bec Hill and Al Lubel in a great night of comedy.

Hotel Ibis, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Sun 10 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45

Mon 11 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45

Tue 12 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45
…and 11 more dates until 23 Aug

Nobody Walks to Edinburgh

Viv Goodings / Heroes (PWYW) Early June an unknown pedestrian leaves London on a quest for a story. Viv is determined to put things right… Left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right, left, right…

Heroes @ Bob & Miss Behave's Bookshop, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

Bookshop

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Bookshop

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Bookshop

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 5 Aug

Russell Grant: Strictly Edinburgh

MMM Ltd Reach for the stars as the nation's darling rockets into town with a showbiz extravaganza that'll have you dancing in the aisles. Filled with magic and sparkle, get ready for a barn-storming, foot-tapping, feel good hour to lift your spirits and have you wreathed in smiles. This is the ultimate happy hour! It's…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 30 Jul

Wine Bar

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Wine Bar

£5 / 0131 622 6552

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Wine Bar

£13 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

Best of Edinburgh Showcase Show

EdCom Productions The best and brightest of this year's Fringe comics and with a new line up every day, the Showcase Show is the longest running and best loved lunchtime comedy show, popular amongst comics and comedy fans alike. Whipping up a selection of top comedy acts into a delicious lunchtime feast and held in the…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Thu 31 Jul

Cabaret Bar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£6 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£11 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

The Edinburgh Festival Comedy Roast

Get Comedy / Gilded Balloon This will be the most talked about event in Edinburgh history. Book your tickets now! A Roast: Definition: 'An event in which a loved individual is subjected to a public presentation of comedic insults, praise, outlandish true and untrue stories, and heart-warming tributes'. Who will we…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Sun 24 Aug

Debating Hall

£12 / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Show

Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Every year a sell-out! The UK's first and premier award for live comedy. See the 2014 winner and nominees for Foster's Best Show on one bill for one show only. Book early to avoid disappointment. We bring you the stars of tomorrow. Previous Best Show Winners include: Bridget Christie…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Sun 24 Aug

McEwan Hall

£14 (£13) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Alternative Edinburgh Walking Tour

Get off the tourist paths and see a different side of the city, learning about everything from its literary past to the disco pioneer who grew up near (but note: not in) the bins at the back of Tesco.

Omni Centre, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30

Sat 2 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30

Sun 3 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30
…and 14 more dates until 31 Aug

The Edinburgh Revue Stand-Up Show

The Edinburgh Revue The University of Edinburgh has produced Nobel laureates, acclaimed authors, Olympic athletes … and this. Come see the 'comic talent of the future' (Skinny) demonstrate their transferable skills. We need jobs.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh (3.9 miles)

Wed 30 Jul

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug back to top

That Thing Is Comedy: In Edinburgh

That Thing is Comedy has taken London by storm, amassing 5 venues in just over a year. Now we bring the best of our comics and sketches for Edinburgh to enjoy. Regular changing line-up means each night is new and freshly funny!

The Kilderkin, Edinburgh (3.2 miles)

Sat 2 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00

Mon 4 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00
…and 16 more dates until 23 Aug

The Weegies Have Pokled Edinburgh's Pandas

Robin Cairns as Morningside Malcolm This show will be a Fringe Favourite! When Glasgow gangsters mysteriously acquire the pandas from Edinburgh Zoo Malcolm gets the blame. When they start breeding like rabbits Morningside is suddenly hoatching with cute but hungry bears! Can Malcolm restore order to the genteel…

SpaceCabaret @ 54, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 23 Aug

The Edinburgh Revue and You Can Too

The Edinburgh Revue / PBH's Free Fringe The University of Edinburgh's finest return to the Fringe for the seventh year running, presenting the best sketches of the last year. ★★★★ (Skinny). ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). Age category: 16+

Opium, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Sat 2 Aug

Upstairs

Free / 0131 225 8382

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Upstairs

Free / 0131 225 8382

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Upstairs

Free / 0131 225 8382

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 23 Aug

BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2013 - Edinburgh Heats

The BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2013 aims to find the best new stand-up talent throughout the land. Come along to an Edinburgh heat to see who makes it through to the semi-finals. The heats are broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Extra with a live final culminating on BBC Radio 2. Previous finalists include comedy royalty Alan Carr…

BBC @ Potterrow, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Tue 19 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Critical! (A Sociopath’s Guide to Influencing Edinburgh Fringe Reviewers)

Practical Magic How far would you go to secure a favourable Fringe review? You bring the duct tape – we’ll supply the reviewer… Raucous comedy from the producers of previous Fringe smashes: Barry Brennan’s Bi-monthly Dungeons and Dragons Evening – A Geek Tragedy, ‘Hysterically good’ ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks); ’Allo ‘Allo, ‘Had…

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh (4.0 miles)

Sat 2 Aug

Studio Theatre

£8 / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Studio Theatre

£8 / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Studio Theatre

£8 / 0131 220 5911

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 9 Aug back to top

BBC: BBC Presents… Edinburgh 2014

BBC A night celebrating the festivals with some of the biggest breakthrough acts of 2014. Line-up to be confirmed. This is a free event ticketed via random draw. To enter the draw, please visit bbc.co.uk/tickets. Follow @BBCEdFest for listings. This is a free event ticketed via random draw. To enter the draw, please…

BBC @ Potterrow, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Fri 8 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 15 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

And They Played Shang-a-Lang

Number one hits from the era accompany this tale of growing up in 1970s Edinburgh.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh (4.0 miles)

Wed 13 Aug

The Ballroom

£12 (£10) / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 14 Aug

The Ballroom

£15 (£13) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 15 Aug

The Ballroom

£15 (£13) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 9 more dates until 24 Aug

Chewing The Fat

Selina Thompson's solo show taking an offbeat look at bodies and fat.

King's Hall, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Sat 2 Aug

Stage 2

£8 / 0131 466 8660

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Stage 2

£11 (£8) / 0131 466 8660

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Stage 2

£11 (£8) / 0131 466 8660

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 7 more dates until 13 Aug

Frank Skinner: Man In A Suit

Sharp satire and intelligent wit.

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Theatre

£17.50 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

The Theatre

£17.50 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Fylm School with Simon Munnery

Munnery invites stand-ups to create multi-media mayhem using a camera, projector and cinema screen.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh (4.0 miles)

Mon 4 Aug

The Ballroom

£10 / 0131 220 4348

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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High Vis

  • Written by: Robert Cohen

Solo comedy drama in which a traffic warden fears for his life.

Phones 4U, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Fri 1 Aug

Space 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Space 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Space 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Dario's Restaurant, Edinburgh (4.3 miles)

Sat 2 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 23 Aug

Perfectly Goddamned Delightful

Sharp gags, wordplay and poetry from Dan Fardell and Peter Strong.

Laughing Horse @ The Newsroom, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Thu 31 Jul

The Basement

Free / 0131 557 5830

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Basement

Free / 0131 557 5830

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Basement

Free / 0131 557 5830

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Twice As Nice Comedy

A regular wee comedy night with different funny folks each time.

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Thu 31 Jul

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Maggie's Chamber

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 8 Aug

Weekend Breaks

  • Written by: John Godber

John Godber's bittersweet comedy about dysfunctional families on holiday.

The Royal Scots Club, Edinburgh (4.0 miles)

Mon 11 Aug

The Hepburn Suite

£12 (£10) / 0131 556 4270

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

The Hepburn Suite

£12 (£10) / 0131 556 4270

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

The Hepburn Suite

£12 (£10) / 0131 556 4270

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 16 Aug back to top